Finally Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware is released for Motorola Moto G4 Plus. The stock Nougat firmware for Moto G Plus is seem to be soak test and released for Indian retail, we have previously seen such update for Brazil. The Stock Android 7.0 Nougat firmware for Moto G4 Plus has full software number as Blur_Version.24.31.64.athene.retail.en.US and is available to download from the link mentioned below. The firmware is released for the model XT1643 and your device need to be in full stock un-rooted condition with pre-nougat build MPJ24.139-63 to flash the latest Nougat firmware on your device or click here to update.
Once your device is updated to pre-Nougat firmware successfully then you need to follow the below instructions to update Moto G4 Plus on Android 7.0 Nougat Blur_Version.24.31.64.athene.retail.en.US firmware. The update brings October security patch and weighs about 847 MB so you need a working internet connection to download.
How to install Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware on Moto G4 Plus
Disclaimer: This guide includes flashing custom ROM on your device, it is not an official firmware but will flash the custom firmware. The writer is not responsible for any damage happens to your device during the whole operation neither we are forcing you to perform such operation.
Before you begin:
Keep your battery charged or at least your device should contain at least 80% charge before the flashing operation.
Android USB drivers for your device should be installed on your PC for data transfer and more, or you can download USB drivers for Motorola
If the PC is unable to unable to detect your device after even after installing Android USB drivers for your device, then you need to perform one more step, Enable USB debugging.
To enable USB debugging in your device go to Settings >> Developer options >> USB debugging.
Update Official Android 7.0 Nougat firmware on Moto G4 Plus via Stock Recovery
Download Android 7.0 Nougat firmware for Moto G4 Plus from the link provided below.
Now copy the Android 7.0 Nougat zip on the phone storage, you should have the latest drivers installed on your PC or simply grab the latest USB drivers for your device from our guide here.
Now turn off the device and reboot into stock recovery
Once in the stock recovery, highlight the menu and select the “apply update from sdcard” then choose the Blur_Version.24.31.64.athene.retail.en.US.zip and flash it.
That’s it! Your Moto G4 Plus will be updated on latest Android 7.0 Nougat firmware. Contact us for further queries.
Download Android 7.0 Nougat zip for Moto G4 Plus [Blur_Version.24.31.64.athene.retail.en.US]